New Jersey Obituaries - September 7, 1898 - Jerry Youmans

Found Dead in His Cell

Jerry Youmans of New Bedford was found dead in a cell in the town hall yesterday morning. Youmans had been arrested on Monday afternoon by Marshall Peter Lang for being drunk and begging. Death was due to alcoholism. Word was sent to Youmans's folks at New Bedford, but they did not come after the body and it was buried to-day in the township burying grounds at Lincroft.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, September 7, 1898